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Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa, Muscat

5-star5 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Barr Al Jissah, Po Box 644, Muscat, 100, Oman

Muscat beach resort with 19 restaurants, health club
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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From 1,440 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

WiFi
Good internet service
Service
Fantastic service
Food
Delicious food
Value
Value for money could be better

Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa, Muscat

from $246 CAD
  • Al Waha Family Room
  • Al Waha Superior, Room, 1 King Bed
  • Al Waha Superior, Room, 1 King Bed, Sea View
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom (Al Waha)
  • Al Bandar Deluxe, Room, 1 King Bed, Sea View
  • Al Bandar Deluxe, Room, 1 King Bed
  • Al Bandar Premier Room King
  • Al Waha Superior, Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Al Waha Superior, Room, 2 Single Beds, Sea View
  • Al Bandar Deluxe, Room, 2 Single Beds, Sea View
  • Al Bandar Deluxe, Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Al Bandar Deluxe Terrace King
  • Al Bandar One Bed Suite King
  • Al Bandar Deluxe Terrace Twin
  • Al Waha Executive Sea View King

What’s around Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa, Muscat

Landmarks

  • Qantab Beach - 4.2 mi / 6.8 km
  • Marina Bandar Al Rowdha - 7.5 mi / 12.1 km
  • Muscat Central Business District - 9.2 mi / 14.9 km
  • Muttrah Corniche - 10.4 mi / 16.7 km
  • Port Sultan Qaboos - 12 mi / 19.3 km
  • Muttrah Souq - 12.1 mi / 19.4 km
  • Qurum Beach - 15.4 mi / 24.8 km
  • Qasr Al Alam Royal Palace - 9.5 mi / 15.2 km

Getting around

  • Muscat (MCT-Muscat Intl.) - 38 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 460 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
Guests who book breakfast-inclusive rate plans will receive breakfast for 2 adults and up to 2 children age 5 and younger. Additional children under age 5 and children 6-11 years old will receive 50% off the adult buffet breakfast price.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Free valet parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 19 restaurants
  • 5 bars/lounges
  • 2 poolside bars
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free grocery shopping service
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built - 2005
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • Azerbaijani
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Thai
  • Turkish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony or patio
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Dining

Shahrazad - This restaurant serves dinner only.

Al Tanoor - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Bait Al Bahr - This beach restaurant serves dinner only. Open daily.

Capri Court - This restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Samba - This restaurant serves breakfast and lunch. Open daily.

Recreation

On Site

  • Fitness facilities
  • Health club
  • Marina on site
  • Sauna
  • Tennis on site
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Rowing or canoeing on site
  • Sailing on site
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Nearby

  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby

Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa, Muscat’s small print

Also known as

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  • Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa Resort
  • Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa Muscat
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Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

  • Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

    Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

    Optional extras

    Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

    Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability, amount varies)

    Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of OMR 3 for adults and OMR 0 for children (approximately)

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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    Recent reviews

    Superb 9.0 From 370 reviews

    Exceptional 10.0
    Unique Experience
    Great stay for three days and two nights. Wanted to stay longer. The architecture, furnishings, geographic setting, service and amenities combined for a great and unique experience. It is definitely worth paying the extra to stay in Al Bandar, Al Waha rooms are a little sparse.
    Luquman, caFamily trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    The staff catered to our every need
    CYNTHIA, us6 night trip
    Very Good 8.0
    Lunch and Dinner is very expensive here
    Dinner prices are crazy expensive. There is no restaurants in the neignorhood so you need ro take taxi into Muscat if you want to eat for a normal price. But the taxi is also expensive. So thats a real downside of this hotel. The rest of the hotel is great and we loved our stay there.
    tw7 night romance trip
    Good 6.0
    Decent but needs improving
    We stayed at Al Waha. The pictures through Hotels.com did not show the Al Waha rooms. We felt Al Waha was dated. It was difficult to get to and when we arrived the entrance did not give the wow factor. The rooms were very dated but spacious. The outdoor area - I have mixed feelings. The beach is decent but the pool and restaurant area was dated. It needs some renovations. Buffet breakfast is good but busy on Friday and Saturdays. We saw 3 turtles released at the beach which was lovely. We took the shuttle to view Al Husn, the luxury part of Shangri-La and it was beautiful although we could only access the reception and balcony area.
    Dipali, gb3 night family trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    luxurious stay
    The place is luxurious, relaxing and comfortable. The hotel bus takes you to the grand mall and to the corniche/muttrah souk. you need to book it in advance. The bedroom was huge with a balcony. The pillows and mattress was comfortable and there was a separate bath and walk in shower. There were 2 huge swimming pools, and loads of sun beds scattered all around. You can walk around the beach from one end to the other in about 15 minutes. There are no shops or restaurants outside the premises for miles.
    Farha, gb3 night trip

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